The Work of Greg Clark and Jimmie Frise

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“Dump Here!”

February 22, 1930

Birdseye Center – 02/05/27

February 5, 1927

The Pants Burglar is in Town Again!

January 23, 1932

This is a semi-recurring gag that I just don’t get.

Found – A $2 Bill, Owner Please Call at Post Office

January 7, 1928

$2 in 1928 would be $34.50 in 2023.

The New Chief

January 5, 1935

At the time, new municipal elections were held at the beginning of each year and terms were only for the year. This changed after 1956.

An Early Shopper

December 17, 1938

C.O.D. is cash on delivery, requiring the recipient to pay for the postage. So Eli is particularly cheap.

The Station Bus!

December 15, 1945

The image above is from microfilm, while the one below is from a scan of the newsprint.

December 15, 1945

A Close Shave!

December 5, 1942

When sharpening a straight razor, a “leather strop” is used. Here, Mrs. Clipper cuts right through it, implying she should not be trusted.

Among Those Present

November 20, 1937

The Big “Hold-Up”

November 12, 1927

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